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Hello and welcome to my blog. If you like flowers and gardens, housey stuff, food and banter, then this is the place for you. I am a decorative artist, florist and maker of things. I sell painted furniture, plants and crafts, through a local retail shop, in my native Ireland, and wedding flowers from home. I am married to a lovely patient man and have a smashing little girl. I blog for the fun of it. Thank you for listening.

Wednesday, 23 March 2011

My Blue Heaven












I love blues......wishy washy sky blue, dusty dirty grey blue, duckegg, indigo, denim, purpley blue, navy blue, airforce, cobalt, ultramarine, pastel blue,........on and on....I love them all! all images via tumblr

9 comments:

  1. Yes, I love blues as well. There are so many different shades. Those are beautiful photos by the way.

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  2. Hello Linda! Thank you so much for your lovely message, it brought me to your blog which is wonderful! I've made a cup of tea and I'm sitting down to browse through the rest of your posts! Warmest of wishes - Glenda xx

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  3. Lovely photos, I enjoy old things, an interesting quote in this possession concious age of ours.

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  4. I lve each and every one of the photos above - love hte faded blues and lightly distressed worn furniture.
    I am so drawn to that photo with the sunray mirror - i love it with the colour of the wall behind and the shabby chest.
    Congrats on cutting out the skirt!!! Thats more than i've done - im still at the dreaming stage!
    You must do a show and tell when you get going with it or finish it - might spur some of us on!

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  5. Hi Linda, thanks for dropping by my blog. Congratulations on your half century...mine is in a few weeks...where have the years gone?? Your blog is great, I enjoyed reading about your visit to the Lakes district...what a pity that Beatrix Potter's house was closed. We would love to explore this region...it is on our rather long list...along with Ireland! Robx

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  6. Love all the vintage items - great montage :) XOL

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  7. Great mix of blues! I especially like the linens and the sign that say "....or do without". Awesome.

    I wrote a post today about all of the stuff my Mom left me when she passed and I was probably going to get rid of a lot, but she did leave a bunch of blue glass that I am definitely keeping because it is so lovely and that I have memories of.

    I will have to post pics, so you can see them. :)

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  8. I saw that first picture and I instantly felt calm. I'm a blue person through and through. My bedroom is blue toile de jouey (too much information?!). Lovely inspiring post.

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